Patient Group Directions and Patient Specific Directions in General Practice - updated guidance
Date sent: Wednesday 20 May 2015
To all BBOLMC practices please
Issue date: 20.05.15
For your and your GPs' information, please see the email below.
From: GPC Local Medical Committees discussion list [mailto:LMC-L@LISTSERV.BMA.ORG.UK] On Behalf Of Catharina Ohman-Smith
Sent: 19 May 2015 15:36
Subject: Patient Group Directions and Patient Specific Directions in General Practice - updated guidance
The GPC’s guidance on Patient Group Directions (PGD) and Patient Specific Directions (PSD) in General Practice has been updated following regulatory and organisational changes within the NHS, and new NICE Guidelines.
The guidance is available on the Drugs and Prescribing page on the BMA website and is also attached.
Senior Policy Executive (Clinical and Prescribing, QOF, GPDF)
NHS Primary Care Division, Policy Directorate
British Medical Association
t 020 7383 6446 I bma.org.uk
BMA House, Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9JP
Get the latest information and campaigning resources for GPs at bma.org.uk/gpc
Attached file: PGD-PSD-GPC-guidance-document-(FINAL)-May-2015.pdf